H.R. Giger

H.R. Giger

Hans Rudolf “Ruedi” Giger (born February 5, 1940) is a Swiss surrealist painter, sculptor, and set designer. He won an Academy Award for Best Achievement for Visual Effects for his design work on the film Alien. Giger was born in Chur, Graubünden Canton, Switzerland, the son of a chemist. In 1962, he moved to Zurich, where he studied Architecture and industrial design at the School of Applied Arts until 1970. Giger had a relationship with Swiss actress Li Tobler until she committed suicide in 1975. [from Wikipedia]

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2 Responses to “H.R. Giger”

  1. my brother had a book full of his art….it used to freak me out. i wonder if he still has it.

  2. Masterpieces…

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